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Download HIBCC UDI Presentation. Event Name: 2019 MedTech Conference / MTAA MedTech Work Shop – UDI Implementation To learn more about 2019 MedTech Conference click here. To learn more about HIBCC and UDI, visit www.hibcc.org or contact HIBCC directly at email@example.com or +1 (602) 381-1091. read more →
The European Commission published an FAQ document for implementing and satisfying the UDI System requirements set forth in the EU Medical Device Regulations 2017/745 and 2017/746. The FAQ document covers compliance dates, the Basic UDI-DI, labeling requirements, and other important information for medical device manufacturers. To view the complete FAQ document click here. To learn.. read more →
HIBCC will be speaking about UDI at the following meetings in September 2019. Sydney, Australia – September 18 & 19, 2019 HIBCC President Robert Hankin will be speaking on UDI implementation at the 2019 MedTech Conference, as well as leading a pre-conference workshop (attendance at the workshop is limited to MTAA members). He will focus.. read more →
HIBCC has updated its user account page to provide HIN users with the ability to add related identifiers to their Customer HIN Lists (CHLs). The CHL was designed to allow licensed HIN users to create and manage their customer HINs without having to search and sort the entire HIN database. Each CHL is specific to.. read more →
HIBCC has established a new mailbox – firstname.lastname@example.org – for inquiries and technical support related to the European Union Medical Device Regulation (MDR). The use of this mailbox will streamline requests for both new EU-MDR registrations and support for existing users. read more →
The EHIBCC website, formerly www.ehibcc.com, has been consolidated with that of HIBCC Global. The European Commission has designated HIBCC to be a Unique Device Identifier (UDI) Issuing Agency as part of the European Union Medical Device Regulation (MDR), which will apply to all EU member nations. To learn more about HIBCC and UDI, visit www.hibcc.org.. read more →
- 27 Mar 2020US Naval Ships Mercy and Comfort using HIN to expedite receiving pharmaceutical supplies to support NYC and LA hospitals fighting COVID-19
- 27 Mar 2020ANSI recognizes HIBCC support of the fight against COVID-19
- 25 Mar 2020European Commission delays its MDR by one year to focus on the Coronavirus, but leave labeling and database compliance deadlines unchanged.
- 20 Mar 2020HIBCC’s HIN System supporting healthcare supplier efforts to fight COVID-19
- 20 Mar 2020HIBCC releases new website page on HIN and DSCSA